Type-Proof Reproducer

Tend phototypesetting machines and photo processors.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$22,000 – $57,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Type-Proof Reproducers do?

Tends phototypesetting machine and photo processor that print and develop proof of phototypesetting type disk in disk manufacturing establishment: Selects roll of programmed tape from file, secures roll onto reel of phototypesetting machine, and threads tape through machine rollers and into reader to prepare machine for automatic operation. Cleans dust and lint from disk and places disk in phototypesetting machine. Depresses keys to enter command codes for projection of type images from type disk onto film cassette in photo unit of machine and onto screen of cathode ray tube. Scans images on screen to detect type defects and notifies SUPERVISOR, TYPE-DISK QUALITY CONTROL 979.137-026 of irregularities. Removes film cassette from machine, places cassette on receiving platform of photo processor, and depresses switch to begin developing cycle. Depresses switch to stop machine when runoff emerges. Removes disk from phototypesetting machine, and places disk and runoff in specified storage area.

Should I be a Type-Proof Reproducer?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Blueprint Reproducer

    How to become a Type-Proof Reproducer

    Most Type-Proof Reproducers have an Associate's degree or a Certificate. Chart?chd=s:g9daaa&chl=no+college+%2826%25%29|certificate+%2850%25%29|associate%27s+%2824%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,26,50
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